For this purpose a capable officer, Bolkhovitinov, was chosen, who was to explain the whole affair by word of mouth, besides delivering a written report.
There had to be a greater purpose to all of this, a reason why she was trapped.
Although she has been somewhat elusive, she will now serve my purpose twofold.
For the first time in his life, he'd thought he found his calling: protecting people as defenseless as his mate, Katie. And then, she'd died, and any purpose his life had died with her. Now, he just wanted to die-dead.
He knew the effect he had on her; he did it on purpose to mess with her.
We play a little game which I find most useful in developing the intellect, and which incidentally answers the purpose of a language lesson.
Some give directions to be waked every half-hour, doubtless for no other purpose; and then, to pay for it, they tell what they have dreamed.
But the ultimate purpose of the bee is not exhausted by the first, the second, or any of the processes the human mind can discern.
The higher the human intellect rises in the discovery of these purposes, the more obvious it becomes, that the ultimate purpose is beyond our comprehension.
If the purpose of marriage is the family, the person who wishes to have many wives or husbands may perhaps obtain much pleasure, but in that case will not have a family.
You were late on purpose today so we'd happen to stop by the stash house.
Alex's voice began forceful and then lost purpose - as if he thought it wiser not to say what was on his mind.
When I left New York the idea had become a fixed purpose; and it was decided that I should go to Cambridge.
But she was not satisfied until she had carried out her purpose and entered college.
The present was my next experiment of this kind, which I purpose to describe more at length, for convenience putting the experience of two years into one.
I had dug out the spring and made a well of clear gray water, where I could dip up a pailful without roiling it, and thither I went for this purpose almost every day in midsummer, when the pond was warmest.
"I only said that it would be more to the purpose to make sacrifices when we know what is needed!" said he, trying to be heard above the other voices.
For this purpose she arranged a meeting between the young people at the bishop's house before Mass.
It was done on purpose to get Konovnitsyn into trouble.
If the purpose of food is nourishment and the purpose of marriage is the family, the whole question resolves itself into not eating more than one can digest, and not having more wives or husbands than are needed for the family--that is, one wife or one husband.
If the purpose of history be to give a description of the movement of humanity and of the peoples, the first question--in the absence of a reply to which all the rest will be incomprehensible--is: what is the power that moves peoples?
They can be used and can circulate and fulfill their purpose without harm to anyone and even advantageously, as long as no one asks what is the security behind them.
Great. I have no purpose but to make others' lives easier.
The purpose of this apartment was to give her a place to practice being human.
Intimacy was neither the sole purpose nor the end result of their relationship.
He'd never tried to impress his family before, but that might be his purpose at this point.
With a start, she realized she had abandoned her purpose for coming to Arkansas.
Social structures will change, and the purpose of education will be to learn to reason and find one's passion.
Some of my friends spoke as if I was coming to the woods on purpose to freeze myself.
As if it were on purpose, thought he.
How was it that the Russian army, which when numerically weaker than the French had given battle at Borodino, did not achieve its purpose when it had surrounded the French on three sides and when its aim was to capture them?
There's a greater purpose than myself.